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Saudi Arabia Issues Sweeping Pardon For Military Engaged In Yemen War

Authored by Adam Dick via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, On Tuesday, t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2018

Oil pares monthly gain as US rigs offset Iran-deal risk

Oil surged to levels last seen in 2014 as issues including the conflict in Syria and tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran-backed rebels in Yemen stoked concerns over supply disruptions.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 30th, 2018

U.S. Ends Saudi Jet Refueling Missions in Yemen Conflict

The U.S. is stopping aerial refueling of warplanes bombing Yemen, dialing back support for a Saudi-led military coalition as criticism of the kingdom grows in Washington over the conflict’s civilian impact......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 11th, 2018

Pentagon Ceases Refueling Saudi Jets In Yemen Ahead Of Sanctions On Riyadh

In a significant development, the White House is preparing to halt the U.S. refueling of Saudi coalition jets engaged in operations over Yemen. It's been among the more controversial measures .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 10th, 2018

UN Reviewing Human Rights in Saudi Arabia, China, Mexico

Routine reviews offer criticisms, suggest reforms. Three times a year the United Nations reviews fourteen countries’ human rights records on a rotating basis and issues recommendations. Saudi Arabia and China‘s .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 8th, 2018

When Will Obama Aides Come Clean About U.S.-Saudi War Crimes?"

Authored by Sarah Lazare via InTheseTimes.com, Now that Saudi Arabia has become a P.R. liability, Samantha Power and Ben Rhodes have quietly condemned the war in Yemen. But when they had the power to stop it, they were complicit... It t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 26th, 2018

German Chancellor Merkel Throws Future Military Sales to Saudi Arabia Into Doubt

Germany is adding to the pressure on Saudi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 21st, 2018

Saudi Arabia Economy And Military By The Numbers

Saudi Arabia is the 41st-most populous country in the world, and it posts the 19th-largest nominal GDP. It also ranks fourth in the world based on military expenditures......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 21st, 2018

U.S. Lawmakers Challenge Trump"s Support for Saudi War In Yemen

U.S. lawmakers from both parties are challenging the administration’s support for Gulf allies battling Iran-aligned fighters in Yemen, putting new pressure on President Trump to scale back ties with Saudi Arabia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 10th, 2018

U.S. Lawmakers Challenge Trump Support for Saudi War In Yemen

U.S. lawmakers from both parties are challenging the Trump administration’s support for Gulf allies battling Iran-aligned fighters in Yemen, putting new pressure on the U.S. president to scale back ties with Saudi Arabia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 10th, 2018

Trump: Saudi king wouldn"t last 2 weeks without US support

President Donald Trump says Saudi Arabia's king "might not be there for two weeks" without U.S. military support, as he sought to pressure the close American ally over rising oil prices......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 3rd, 2018

Saudi gives Yemen $200 million amid currency"s slide

Saudi Arabia has given a $200 million cash infusion to Yemen's Central Bank to shore up its reserves after the war-torn country's currency went into freefall over the past few weeks......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 2nd, 2018

Trump Administration Split After Deaths of Yemeni Children

The botched bombing of a school bus by a Saudi-led military coalition has ignited a new debate in the Trump administration about how much military support the U.S. should provide its Gulf allies in the conflict in Yemen......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 28th, 2018

Dozens Dead In Iran After Gunmen Attack Military Parade, Saudi Arabia Blamed

Dozens Dead In Iran After Gunmen Attack Military Parade, Saudi Arabia Blamed.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 22nd, 2018

Despite Pledge Not To, Germany Approves Sale Of Weapons To Saudi Arabia

Authored by Jason Ditz via AntiWar.com, With Saudi Arabia forever escalating their war in Yemen, the g.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 21st, 2018

Pompeo Backed Saudis in Yemen Despite Staff Objections

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo backed continued U.S. military support for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen over the objections of staff members after being warned that a cutoff could jeopardize $2 billion in weapons sales to America’s Gulf allies......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 20th, 2018

Spain walks back on decision to halt bomb sales to Saudis

Spain says it will go ahead with a shipment of precision bombs to Saudi Arabia after consultations with Riyadh, reversing a previous decision and angering rights groups who claim the weapons could harm civilians in Yemen......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 13th, 2018

Spain holds talks with Saudi Arabia over weapons deals

Spain says it is holding talks with Saudi Arabia to resolve differences over a shipment of bombs that, according to Spanish defense authorities, could end up targeting civilians in Yemen......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 10th, 2018

Saudi-Led Coalition Admits Errors in Yemen Strike

A Saudi-led military coalition said it made mistakes in an airstrike last month that killed dozens of Yemeni schoolchildren, a rare admission of guilt for the U.S.-backed alliance......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 2nd, 2018

Saudi-led Coalition Admits Errors in Yemen Strike

A Saudi-led military coalition said it made mistakes in an airstrike last month that killed dozens of Yemeni schoolchildren, a rare admission of guilt for the U.S.-backed alliance......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 2nd, 2018

Furious Saudi Arabia Condemns UN Report On Yemen War Crimes

Authored by Jason Ditz via AntiWar.com, ...says report ignores the "true reasons for the conflict" A Tues.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 30th, 2018